University of Oregon, Economics

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Position ID:UO-Economics-RFMCHR [#25138]
Position Title: Raymond F. Mikesell Chair in Environmental and Resource Economics
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Eugene, Oregon 97403, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Economics / Environmental/Natural Resources Economics
Appl Deadline:2023/11/01 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2023/07/12, updated 2023/07/11, listed until 2023/11/02)
Position Description:    

*** the listing date or deadline for this position has passed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The University of Oregon Department of Economics invites applications for the Raymond F. Mikesell Chair in Environmental and Resource Economics to begin Fall 2024. This position will carry tenure and candidates will be considered for appointment at either the rank of Associate or Full Professor. Qualified candidates must have a Ph.D. in economics or a closely related discipline and an established record of outstanding research that includes a significant number of publications in high quality scholarly journals in the field of environmental and natural resource economics. The successful candidate will also have an established record of, or otherwise demonstrate skills required for, excellence in teaching undergraduate and/or graduate level economics courses, with a preference for candidates who demonstrate potential for high quality mentorship of graduate and undergraduate research.

Candidates should submit 1) a cover letter, 2) a CV, 3) a statement detailing the candidate’s teaching-related experience and/or philosophy, 4) a statement of contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Reference checks will be conducted for finalists. For additional information on the statement of contributions to diversity, equity and inclusion, see immediately below.

The Department of Economics is dedicated to building a diverse community that is committed to teaching and working in an inclusive environment. Successful candidates will support and enhance these goals. Please include in your application a statement that addresses your past and/or planned future contributions to diversity, equity and inclusion, such as research, teaching, mentoring or other outreach aimed at understanding and/or reducing barriers for underrepresented or disadvantaged groups.

Review of applications will begin Sept 18, 2023, and will continue up to November 1, 2023, or until the position is filled. Applications will continue to be encouraged until the posting is removed.

Additional information about the Department of Economics at the University of Oregon can be found by visiting their website at

The University of Oregon is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution committed to cultural diversity and compliance with the ADA.  The University encourages all qualified individuals to apply and does not discriminate on the basis of any protected status, including veteran and disability status.  

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
email address
(541) 346-4852
Dept. of Economics
Prince Lucien Campbell Hall
1030 East 13th Ave
Eugene, OR 97403-1245